UAE weather: humidity to rise in Abu Dhabi and Dubai as temperatures hit 45°C

A hot and sunny day is expected across the Emirates on Thursday

Temperatures ae set to hit 40°C in Dubai on Thursday on a largely clear and sunny day throughout the country. Reuters
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Humidity is set to rise in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai on Thursday as temperatures top 40°C again.

The National Centre of Meteorology forecasts humidity levels to reach up to 85 per cent in Dubai and 75 per cent in the capital.

The mercury will peak at 41°C in Abu Dhabi and 40°C in Dubai, the weather centre said in its daily bulletin.

Al Ain is set to record the hottest temperatures of the day, at 45°C.

The NCM said it would be particularly humid during the evening and into Friday morning.

There is a prospect of mist forming in northern parts of the country.

Winds will be light to moderate throughout Thursday.

Temperatures are set to drop on Friday, largely in coastal areas, with a chance of fog and mist in the north.

Updated: June 16, 2022, 6:04 AM